Bastard saffron

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Bastard saffron (Bot) See Safflower.
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Usage

In literature:

Of plants used for dyeing, the principal are bastard saffron, madder, woad and the indigo plant.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 9, Slice 1" by Various
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